BMW Motorrad’s much-awaited touring range, the new BMW R 1250 RT, the new BMW K 1600 GTL, the new BMW K 1600 Bagger, and the new BMW K 1600 Grand America is launched in India. Deliveries of the motorcycles start in August 2022 for customers who had pre-booked the motorcycles across the BMW Motorrad Dealer Network in India.
The new BMW R 1250 RT
For more than four decades ‘RT’ has been synonymous with the world of dynamic touring motorcycles. The new BMW R 1250 RT now looks fresher and more dynamic with enhanced travel and touring qualities with its aerodynamic advancements and its new fairing and full LED headlamps. The BMW R 1250 RT sets the benchmark in its class with new innovations. The legendary 2-cylinder boxer engine ensures comfortable travel and dynamic propulsion. The BMW ShiftCam technology ensures superior power across the entire speed range and exemplary fuel consumption. The powerful 1254 cc 2-cylinder boxer engine produces an output of 136hp (100kW) at 7,750 rpm and a maximum torque of 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm. The motorcycle accelerates from 0 – 100 km/hr in just 3.7 seconds and achieves a top speed of 200 km/hr.
The new BMW K 1600 GTL, the new BMW K 1600 B, and the new BMW K 1600 Grand America.
The new BMW K 1600 models have been designed to offer a luxurious and high-performance riding/touring experience. Athletic, dynamic and superior, the new BMW K 1600 GTL represents exclusive and comfortable traveling whereas the new BMW K 1600 B offers relaxed cruising with luxurious comfort and adventurous performance touring in true Bagger style. The new BMW K 1600 Grand America sets a benchmark in highway cruising style and experience. The 6-cylinder in-line engine produces an output of 160 hp (118 kW) at 6750 rpm and a maximum torque of 180 Nm at 5250 rpm. The richer torque characteristic provides a relaxed cruising feeling.
The engine drag torque control (dynamic engine brake control) and Dynamic ESA help provide stability. The new 10.25-inch TFT color display with integrated map navigation and connectivity offers excellent readability and clear menu navigation. The Audio system 2.0 heralds a new digital sound dimension. The motorcycles are available in varied and attractive color options.
The new BMW Motorrad touring range will be sold and serviced through the premium dealer network of BMW Motorrad that is present across important centers in India including Delhi (Lutyens Motorrad), Mumbai (Navnit Motors), Thane (Thane Motorrad), Pune (Bavaria Motors), Chennai (KUN Motorrad), Bengaluru (Tusker Motorrad), Ahmedabad (Gallops Autohaus), Kochi (EVM Autokraft), Hyderabad (JSP Motorrad), Indore (Munich Motors), Lucknow (Speed Motors), Chandigarh (Krishna Automobiles), Jaipur (Pratap Motorrad), Raipur (Mandhan Motors), Cuttack and Kolkata (OSL Prestige) and Ranchi (Titanium Autos).
For ease of ownership, BMW India Financial Services offers various financial solutions to own the touring range of motorcycles. For complete peace of mind, BMW Motorrad bikes come with a standard warranty for ‘three years, unlimited kilometers. The warranty can be extended to fourth and fifth year at an additional cost. Road Side Assistance, a 24×7 365 days package further ensures prompt services in case of breakdown and towing situations. An exclusive range of accessories and lifestyle merchandise for the new touring range can be purchased from BMW Motorrad dealerships.
The motorcycles are available at an ex-showroom price as follows –
BMW R 1250 RT: INR 23,95,000
BMW K 1600 Bagger: INR 29,90,000
BMW K 1600 GTL:INR 32,00,000
BMW K 1600 Grand America:INR 33,00,000